Robert S. Kutner's practice encompasses real estate brokerage and association law, real estate-related litigation, professional liability litigation and products liability litigation.
Having advised real estate brokers and their companies with regard to legislative issues, transactional matters and license law compliance, Bob has represented the foremost statewide real estate trade association since 1978. As association counsel he has crafted an extensive set of standard forms for the sale and lease of residential property and prepared statutes and regulations for disclosure of property condition, lead paint, agency relationships and urea formaldehyde foam insulation.
Bob's litigation practice focuses on defense of professional liability claims as well as real estate-related litigation, products liability and toxic tort litigation involving such matters as asbestos, lead paint and mold. Bob has handled all levels of trials and appeals in the Massachusetts state courts, the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts and the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Bob received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. He received a B.A. from Harvard College.